View Full Version : Daghghe-Sorkh

11-18-2015, 10:59 AM

Introduction: Daghghe-Sorkh(دق سرخ) desert, is a big desert near ancient city Zavareh (زواره). It is located in the south of Kavir desert and north of Zavareh and Ardestan.


Location: North east of Zavvareh city, Isfahan province.

Walking path length: -

Days of trip: 2 or 3 Days from Tehran to Tehran

Best time to visit: November to March

Daily time visit: No limit, but in summer it is very hot.

Difficulty level: Moderately easy, (night camping with no facilities)

Requirements: Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, satellite phone, headlamp

Legal permission need: No


Overall risk: -

Animal risk: There are few number of wild animals like snake, scorpion which are active in hot seasons.

Lost risk: Yes

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115 but rescue teams need a long time to find you.

GSM Mobile Antenna: No


Hotel: No hotel in the path.

Village: No village in the path, just some villages in the south.
Shop: No shop in the path, just at the beginning

Gasoline: No gasoline in the path


How to get there:
1- Go to South or west or Beihaghi terminal of buses in Tehran
2- Take a bus ticket to Ardestan (Isfahan) (خور و بیابانک)
3- Get off bus in Ardestan (5 hours in bus)
4- Take a taxi from Ardestan to Zavvareh
5- Start walking
6- Get back by taxi.
7- Get a bus from Ardestan (there is no terminal in Ardestan and you should take passing buses) to Tehran

Nearest airport: No airport less than 100 km

Nearest train station: No station less than 100 km

11-18-2015, 11:00 AM
http://up.kalout.ir/images/up587631447828087_145 Gandagh to Matinabad via Rigejen and Daghesorkh - Winter 1392 - 2014 (2817).jpg